Andrea LarretaPolaris Dance Company Apprentice
Originally from Los Angeles, Andrea Larreta is an alumni of the Idyllwild Arts Academy. She attended SMU on scholarship and graduated in 2006 with a BFA, Cum Laude. She then moved to Seattle, where she danced for Deb Wolf, Rainbow Fletcher, Kristen Legg, DASSdance, and Coriolis Dance Collective. Andrea has been described by the Seattle Times as a, “diminutive dynamo,” and her choreography as, “the most succinct and dynamic in the show.” She is fluent in American Sign Language, and spent many years volunteering for Deaf Spotlight and HSDC. Since moving to Portland in 2015, she has danced for TransformOtion and Wild Rumpus Jazz Dance. This is Andrea’s first season with Polaris Dance Theater.